13-14 NOVEMBER 2019



Isaura Gaeta

Vice President, Security Research General Manager, Intel Product Assurance & Security

Isaura S. Gaeta is vice president of Security Research leading an engineering team focused on hardware security research including penetration testing, physical attack mechanisms, and outreach to academia, start-ups and conferences as part of the newly formed Product Assurance & Security Group in Santa Clara, California.  Previously she was general manager of systems engineering in the Platform Engineering Group (PEG) at Intel Corporation and led the team responsible for optimizing overall workflow to improve engineering efficiency and effectiveness, with a focus on improvements in execution capacity, quality management systems, and operational excellence for a global engineering organization of 18k people. Additionally, Gaeta managed PEG’s people systems and served as chief of staff for the group’s senior vice president of engineering.

A 30-year veteran of Intel, Gaeta spent the first two decades of her Intel career managing the development of various semiconductor processing technologies. Her work during that period led to two patents and five Intel Achievement Awards, the company’s highest recognition.

Gaeta holds bachelor’s and master’s degrees in electrical engineering from Stanford University. She founded Intel’s Network of Executive Women for the Latin America region and was the chair of Intel’s Hispanic Leadership Council. Outside of Intel, she serves on the board of the Hispanic Foundation of Silicon Valley and previously served on the board of Women in Engineering Proactive Network and the advisory board for El Centro Chicano at Stanford. The Hispanic IT Executive Council has recognized her five times on its annual list of the top 100 Hispanic professionals in the IT industry.

Keynote Speakers

Margot Gerritsen

Professor, Co-director and co-founder of Women in Data Science

Isaura Gaeta

Vice President, Security Research General Manager, Intel Product Assurance & Security

José M. F. Moura

President and CEO

Veena Lakkundi

Vice President & General Manager, Industrial Adhesives & Tapes Division (IATD); Safety and Industrial Business Group

Dr Yun Freund

Vice President, Global Product Engineering

Laura Barrowman

Chief Technology Officer, Credit Suisse

Cristina Alvarez Alvarez

Global Chief Technology Officer

Eleanor Drew

Global Head, Information Services Group Institutional Clients Group

Alexandria Butler

Project Manager, Coach

Amy Howard

Head of Digital and Social Media, Nestlé Global Business Services

Tony Jenkins

Head of Global Electronics Competencies Centre

Jenny Lindqvist

Vice President, Head of Northern and Central Europe

Dermot McDonogh

Chief Operating Officer for EMEA

Natalia Oropeza

Chief Cybersecurity Officer

Pamela Milligan

Chief of Staff ; member of the Management Board

Josee Paulin

Vice President Product Development

Phil Wolfenden

Vice President, EMEAR Cisco Customer Experience

Jelena Pješivac-Grbović

Software Engineering Manager, Google Cloud Platform

Giuseppina Smith

Senior Regional IT Manager

Wincie Wong

Head of Rose Review Implementation

Zahra Bahrololoumi

Senior Managing Director - Technology, United Kingdom and Ireland


Zaynah Bhanji


Vital XR

Victor Canseco

General Manager, Poland


Ela Czajka

Software Engineering Manager


Nigist Tilahun Gebremedhin


Hawassa University STEM Centre

Trinidad Hermida

Diversity and Inclusion Program Manager


Klaudia Krawiecka

President of Oxford Women in Computer Science Society

Oxford Women in Computer Science Society

Marta Kwiatkowska

Professor of Computer Science, Trinity College, Univesiry of Oxford

Trinity COllege, University of Oxford

Janice Levenhagen

CEO & Founder


Martin Mellor

Head of Ericsson, Poland


Justyna Orłowska

GovTech Polska Program Director

GovTech Polska

Aleksandra Przegalińska

AI Researcher at MIT

Stacey Stevenson

Speaker, Author, IT Leader and Entrepreneur

LaTonya Wilkins

Founder & CEO

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